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Benefits of Exercising for Your Mental Health

Exercise has always been tagged as an effective way to help fight stress and depression. According to studies, exercise releases happy endorphins which are brain… Read more..

FDA Finally Admits That Chicken Meat Contains Cancer-Causing Arsenic

The FDA has been acting like a teenager caught with a pack of cigarettes: denial and skirting the issue, finally admitting to the offense, and… Read more..

A Non-Drug Therapy to Cut Stroke Risk in Half

WASHINGTON:Turns out, adapting lifestyle habits can quickly lower blood pressure. An Andrews University study demonstrated that a programme aimed at helping people modify lifestyle factors… Read more..

Tyroid Hormone Level in Early Pregnancy Linked to Gestational Diabetes

Women in early pregnancy who have high levels of a certain thyroid hormone may be at greater risk for gestational diabetes, compared to women who… Read more..

World Health Organization Certifies Paraguay Malaria-Free

SWITZERLAND:The World Health Organization (WHO) certified Paraguay as having eliminated malaria, the first country in the Americas to be granted this status since Cuba in… Read more..

Green Tea May Benefit People with Bone-marrow Disorders

Green tea may have a life saving potential for people with bone-marrow disorders, a study said.Researchers from Washington University in St. Louis in the U.S.… Read more..

Study: Your Immune System has a Memory of Illness

Your immune system is an incredible thing; it defends your body against pathogenic bacteria on a daily basis, and it functions without you ever even… Read more..

Scientists have Discovered a Way to Destroy Cancer Tumors Using Sound Waves

A recent breakthrough in high-intensity focused ultrasound therapy (HIFU) technology has proven its use as an effective cancer treatment. A multi-institutional research team from China… Read more..

Colder Months are Deadlier for Heart Patients

WASHINGTON: Scientists have raised a warning bell for heart patients to be more careful during winter months.According to a study conducted by the British Heart Foundation,… Read more..

Blood Test Could Spot Lung Cancer Early

WASHINGTON:A blood test has offered hope of finding cancers before symptoms develop.The test that analyses free-floating DNA in blood may be able to detect early-stage… Read more..